Round and round the Mulberry Bush

Malachi O’Doherty, in today’s Belfast Telegraph, admits that he risks sounding like the only journalist who hasn’t got the inside story, but by ignoring the hype, and actually attempting some analysis of the situation, he produces a very plausible interpretation of the latest, and continuing, round of spin and humbug.

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